We should face reality and our past mistakes in an honest, adult way. Boasting of glory does not make glory, and singing in the dark does not dispel fear. King Hussein
Love is not a victory march. Leonard Cohen
The intellectual man requires a fine bait; the sots are easily amused. But everybody is drugged with his own frenzy, and the pageant marches at all hours, with music and banner and badge. Ralph Waldo Emerson
Once vigorous measures appear to be the only means left of bringing the Americans to a due submission to the mother country, the colonies will submit. King George III
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music. Groucho Marx
Military intelligence is a contradiction in terms. Groucho Marx
May's Scorpio full Moon falls on Tuesday, May 17. It is a powerful full Moon and it has a surprising 'military' undertone, although that does not necessarily have to mean war and warfare and all that that theme brings up. The war, of course, can be within ourselves. This full Moon signals a move away from so much emphasis on Aries as several planets are now moving into Taurus. This suggests that the 'heat' may fade away and be replaced with more 'green' energy. Here's hoping. This full Moon signals Wesak - the celebration of the birth and life of the Buddha.
The Sabian Symbol for the full Moon is Scorpio 27: A Military Band Marches Noisily Through The City Streets. The following is from my book The Sabian Oracle: 360 Degrees Of Wisdom: